Spiral skyscrapers around the world
• Spiral skyscrapers around the world
Is gaining popularity among architects, the spiral shape of the building is already embodied or put into practice in many parts of the world.
Tower Turning Torso
This skyscraper was built in Malmö, Sweden, located on the Swedish side of the Öresund strait
Turning Torso building was designed by Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava and officially opened August 27, 2005
54-storey tower reaches 190 meters in height
After the completion of the building was the highest in Scandinavia
Tower Dubai 'S Infinity Tower, UAE
Architectural firm "Skidmore, Owings & Merrill" developed 73-storey skyscraper called "Dubai 'S Infinity Tower". Each subsequent floor rotates 1, 2˚ in relation to the previous one, so that the building is in its upper point is rotated 90˚
The height of the tower 307 meters. Completion of construction is planned for 2013.
Avaz Twist Tower, Bosnia and Herzegovina
The tower in the city of Sarajevo. Avaz Twist Tower - one of the tallest buildings of the Balkans. Its height, together with an antenna of 172 meters. Construction of the tower lasted only 3 years, from 2006 to 2009. The project of the tower has been developed by the architectural company ADS Group Sarajevo.
This is a beautiful modern building with unusual shapes with mirrored walls. Skyscraper consists of 41 floors and 38 is equipped with elevators. At a height of 150 meters is an observation deck from which you can enjoy a magnificent view of the city
The tower Absolute World Towers, Toronto, Canada
Absolute World Construction began in 2007
The complex consists of two buildings, floors 50 and 57 and a height of 161 and 173 meters.
The tower "Evolution", Moscow
The tower is in the construction phase. Tower height of 250 meters, 47 floors
Construction of the tower began in 2007, it will be completed in 2013.
Spiral Tower Mode Gakuen, Nagoya, Japan
These iridescent skyscrapers rise to 170 m, 36 floors above Nagoya busy streets and placed inside educational institutions
A group of architects Nikken Secchi (Nikken Sekkei) included in the draft environmental features, such as air flow system with double glass pane and a system of natural ventilation.
Revolution Tower, Panama City
245-meter reinforced concrete tower consists of 52 floors. Spiral makes a full turn of 360 degrees to its top.